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Nate Diaz Goads Conor McGregor And Floyd Mayweather With Quality Tweet

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When Nate Diaz appeared on a special midweek edition of The MMA Hour last Wednesday evening, he told Ariel Helwani that speculation about a future boxing match between his UFC 196 victim Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. was part of a “big old publicity stunt”. “It’s rumors somebody is letting out, because they’re both benefitting off each other’s fanbases and …

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Boxing Trainer Freddie Roach Reveals Floyd Mayweather Visit Regarding McGregor Fight

The Hall of Fame coach has somehow found himself involved in the Floyd Mayweather/Conor McGregor talk as he told InsideMMA. It all began when UFC champion Conor McGregor appeared to contact Roach in order to seek help training for a sensational boxing match with Floyd Mayweather. They asked me if I would train McGregor this morning,” Roach said at the time. I said ‘tell him to …

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Floyd Mayweather Confirms Meeting With UFC Fighter Jon Jones, Hope Of Signing Him To TMT

LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 03: Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones waits in a timeout as he defends his title against Daniel Cormier during the UFC 182 event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on January 3, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jones retained his title by unanimous decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. is looking to expand his team and has current interim UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones in his sights. Mayweather has been kept busy trying to lure Conor McGregor into the boxing ring, but managed to find time this past week to expand his TMT (The Money Team) roster. 17-year-old Puerto Rican prospect, Josue Vargas, became the newest …

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Does Floyd Mayweather Jr. Need Conor McGregor?

His hypothetical numbers may have been slightly askew, but when Conor McGregor stated in his recent interview with SportsCenter that Floyd Mayweather Jr. “needs” him, perhaps he wasn’t being as audacious as it first seemed. “He needs me, I don’t need him,” said the self-assured Irishman, when asked by Kenny Mayne about the recent talk of a boxing match between the pair. “That’s …

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Watch: Conor McGregor – “Floyd Mayweather Needs Me”

The day after his highly-publicized liaison with Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta in Los Angeles, Conor McGregor sat down with SportsCenter’s Kenny Mayne to discuss the manifold dramas that have swirled around him in recent weeks. ESPN released a snippet from the one-to-one interview on Friday, in which McGregor gave an update on the status of his relationship with the …

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Top ESPN Commentator Says Floyd Mayweather Vs Conor McGregor Will Happen

The fact that former professional basketball player and current ESPN sports analyst Jalen Rose is saying that the proposed Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs Conor McGregor boxing match is going to happen might not sound like huge news. However, it does become a little more intriguing once you consider that Rose has history when it comes to breaking big Mayweather-related stories. …

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Watch: Floyd Mayweather Provides Update On Status Of Conor McGregor Negotiations

Floyd Mayweather spoke to ESNews at Garcia Gym regarding the status of an ambitious showdown with UFC superstar Conor McGregor. Far from being a throwaway comment, ‘Money’ Mayweather’s interest in UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is remaining consistent. Successive weekends have seen the undefeated boxing great declare his intention of fighting ‘The Notorious’ in his own realm of the sweet …

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Replacement For Chris Weidman In UFC 199 Main Event Finally Confirmed

On Tuesday evening, the news was confirmed that Chris Weidman had withdrawn from the UFC 199 main event due to injury… The rumour first broke on Tuesday evening as Talk MMA claimed that the former middleweight champion was injured and would not be participating at the June the 4th event. Top MMA journalist Ariel Helwani later confirmed the rumour before …

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Pic: What Are Floyd Mayweather Jr. And Jon Jones Discussing?

During a recent interview with FightHype.com, in which he also spoke of his “master plan” to make a fight with Conor McGregor happen, Floyd Mayweather Jr. revealed an interest in forming a business relationship with another UFC fighter – former light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones. “We talkin’(sic), we communicating,” said Mayweather. “There’s a lot of fighters out there. Jon Jones is …

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